The trial for accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is slated to take place some three miles away from the finish line of the race. The final hearing before the trial is scheduled for Thursday.
Afghan Taliban fighters attack Kandahar airport 12/9/15 BBC ...The Taliban said it carried out the attack at the heavily fortified airport on Tuesday evening... The militants had reportedly taken up positions inside a school in the complex.... Militant violence has increased across Afghanistan since the departure of most Nato and US forces last year. In recent months the Taliban has seen a series of battlefield victories, including briefly capturing the northern Afghan city of Kunduz.
Part of the famous San Fermin Festival, The Running of the Bulls. Each year a signal alerts participants that the bulls have been released, about 12 of them, and people run in front of the bulls in a sectioned-off roadway.